Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 540539
Review Request: gpdftext - Ebook PDF editor
Last modified: 2013-03-13 01:46:12 EDT
Spec URL: http://sundaram.fedorapeople.org/packages/gpdftext.spec
SRPM URL: http://sundaram.fedorapeople.org/packages/gpdftext-0.0.2-1.fc12.src.rpm
gPDFText is a text editor that opens PDF documents for ebook readers,
converts the text contents into plain ASCII text, restores the original
paragraphs and removes unwanted line breaks to allow easier zooming on the
Scratch build at
Just a few comments for now:
- Why do you provide a own desktop file?
The original desktop file will be translated, your provided one probably never.
You should patch the desktop file and send your patch upstream to correct the
- The desktop file contains a mime type:
Yes, upstream has been notified about the problems in the supplied desktop file and it has been fixed for the upstream release. It is not just the missing semi colons. I have provided my own as a temporary workaround
update-desktop-database has been added.
Why not use a quick sed fix as described in
I prefer not using sed since the file can change upstream without me noticing with undesirable side effects. Anyway, it is temporary workaround since upstream is releasing a new version soon.
0.1.0 was released some times ago.
0.1.1 is out.